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Man in a kayak in the river looking at the Y-Bridge in Zanesville, Ohio

Kayaking

Zanesville, OHIO

Paddle the scenic Licking & Muskingum Rivers in a Pea Ohana kayak traveling 4 miles (or) 8 miles downriver as you enjoy a mixture of rural nature & urban sprawl, ending your trip by passing under the famous Y-Bridge in downtown Zanesville.

** Special Fall Rental Hours. Saturday's 10 AM - 1 PM Through September 30th. **

Plan Your Experience

Highlights

  • Float under the Historic Y-Bridge in downtown Zanesville.

  • Pass over two sets of rapids as you trek downriver.

  • Enjoy the sites of downtown Zanesville as you end your trip.

  • Float from immersive dense nature to a bustling downriver.

  • Begin at the infamous Dillon Falls on the Licking River.

  • Enjoy pints at the craft brewery located above the boathouse.

What's Included

  • Wristbands for discounts at local restaurants.

  • Safety flotation devices.

  • Kayak & Paddle.

 

Know Before You Book

  • Maximum Weight Limit 250 lbs.

  • Minimum Height 4 ft. (48 in.)

  • The minimum age is 8 years old.

  • All minors are required to have a guardian or parent signed waiver.

  • Ages 8-15 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

  • The 4-Mile Trip Ends at The Pea Ohana Boathouse

  • The guided 8-Mile Trip Ends at The Sunkin Barge Social Club

Cancellation Policy

90% refund if canceled 72 hours before activity. 50% refund if canceled 24 hours before activity. 25% refund if canceled less than 24 hours before the rental time.

Click here for additional frequently asked questions.

Located in the heart of Zanesville, Ohio, and the Putnam Entertainment District, Pea Ohana's boathouse is adjacent to local shops, a craft brewery, and several restaurants creating a unique experience both on and off the water.

Man in a kayak in the river looking at the Y-Bridge in Zanesville, Ohio

Price

$40.00    (Kayak Rental) 4-Miles

$15.00    (Cooler Tube Rental)

$55.00    (Kayak Rental) 8-Miles w/guide

Availability Notes

During unsatisfactory water conditions, the route is switched to the Muskingum River for a 4-mile paddle.

We will offer fall hours 10-1 on Saturdays through September 30th.

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